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George Coleman Quartet with special guests Louis Hayes & Bob Cranshaw at Smoke 9/5-6 PDF Print
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Sunday, 31 August 2014

George Coleman
George Coleman

Recently named an NEA Jazz Master, the spectrum of George Coleman’s musical career extends from playing blues in the Beale Street clubs of Memphis on one end to blowing modern jazz on the New York stages on the other. His deeply soulful tone continues to provide memorable support to the numerous jazz greats he works with and is woven tightly into the fabric of his own compositions. The quartet featuring George Coleman on tenor saxophone, Mike Ledonne on piano, Bob Cranshaw on bass, and Louis Hayes on drums will appear at Smoke on Friday, September 5th and Sautirday, September 6th with sets at 7:00 and 9:00 PM. Tickets $45.

George Cables Trio at the Village Vanguard, 8/19-24 PDF Print
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Sunday, 17 August 2014
George Cables ©Alan Nahigian

Jazz pianio legend George Cables is a significant voice in modern jazz. In addition to composing and arranging for his own albums, George Cables has contributed to recordings by Dexter Gordon, Art Pepper, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Bobby Hutcherson and many others. He is noted for his fresh Interpretations of classic compositions and for his innovative style of writing. He will appear with his trio feturing Victor Lewis and Essiet Essiet at the Village Vanguard on Tuesday, August 19th through Sunday, August 24th
Regina Carter brings Southern Comfort to the Jazz Standard 8/14-17 PDF Print
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Tuesday, 12 August 2014
Regina Carter

Violinist Regina Carter is considered the foremost jazz violinist of her generation – a designation which doesn’t quite paint the picture.  As a result of her curiosity, passion, and quest for beauty brought to every stop taken on her full musical journey, she was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship (a “genius grant”). Those are more apparent than ever on her new release Southern Comfort, in which she explores the folk music of the South.  Regina Carter's quintet featuring Marvin Sewell on guitar. Will Holshouser on accordion, Jesse Murphy on bass, and Alvester Garnett on drums bring the Southern Comfort project to the Jazz Standard on Thursday, August 14th through Sunday, August 17th.
Homecoming for JB Dyas at Washington Square Music Festival, August 8th PDF Print
Written by Ronaldo Oregano   
Wednesday, 06 August 2014

JB Dyas

Renowned jazz educator and electric bassist JB Dyas, PhD will perform with bassoon virtuoso Kim Walker at the Washington Square Music Festival on August 8. Sponsored in part by the International Double Reed Society and New York University, Dyas and Walker will perform Trilogy, a concerto for bassoon, string orchestra, electric bass, and percussion composed by Dyas's mentor, David Baker. The duo premiered the work 15 years ago at Indiana University where doctoral student Dyas studied with Baker and Walker served as Chair of the Woodwind Department.

“I’m so looking forward to playing this incredible piece again with Kim Walker,” said Dyas from his office at UCLA. “David [Baker] has fused classical music with jazz beautifully and brilliantly here, and Kim is one of the best ever to play the instrument.”

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